“Farewell”

Catalog No. 207

Pottery, relief, 1.0L, pewter lid.

Text:
“Behüt dich Gott, es wär so schön gewesen.”
(May God protect you, it would have been so nice.)

Scene and text taken from a poem entitled “The Trumpeter of Säckingen”, written in 1853 by Josef Viktor von Scheffel, which tells the story of a love affair between a trumpeter and a baron’s daughter. Original engraving entitled “Abschied” (Farewell) done in 1888 by Carl Schweninger (1854-1903).

See also Nos. 10, 15, 21, 32, 49, 156, 205, 211 and (T121).

Price Ranges
Full-color: $125-$175
Ltd-color: $90-$125

 
     
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